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Mr. Prime Old Tyme Butcher

Quality and Service

When you want quality meats, look no further than our shop! We have a wide range of lamb, poultry, pork, beef, and other fine meats in stock. Read reviews from some of our happy customers below, and then drop in to see the difference 65 years of butchery experience makes for yourself.

People Are Talking About Mr. Prime Old Tyme Butcher

The best pork chops EVER!

"WOW!!!! Nancy and Nick are awesome and sell the best pork chops EVER!!!! I'm so glad their butcher shop is fairly close!!!! The selection of specialty foods is great!!! They sell Griggstown chicken products which are top notch!!!!! If you try this place it won't be the last, you'll keep coming back." - Jennifer H.

A true, old-school butcher

"If you want a true old-school butcher with incredible meats, great deli products and the two cutest shop owners you'll ever meet, then Mr. Prime is your place! We are so thrilled they are here in Manasquan.


YOU MUST TRY: the pork chops, the butter steak, the capon and Nancy's stuffed chicken breasts. All to die for!!!! And don't leave without some of his special seasoning. This place really is terrific and we are loyal fans!" - Ellen L.

Pork chops to die for

"Great meats great butcher and the lady at the counter is wonderful. Visit the store say hello to the two of the best people I try some of their meats pork chops to die for and their try tip is outstanding. You will go back again and again" - Roger K.

Two of the nicest people

"Old time feel with two of the nicest people adding to the experience. Thanks Nick and Nancy!" - Nicole D.

Love since Gramercy Park

"Love, Love Mr. Prime meats ~ have since Gramercy Park & Spring Lake locations!!!" - Christina H.


"All those other reviewers are correct: Nick and Nancy are WONDERFUL, and their products are outstanding!" - Rosemary G.

Fresh, hand-cut meats

"Nick and Nancy have an excellent selection of fresh hand cut meats. Every thing is delicious! My favorite are the demonico pork chops/chicken burgers and the dry aged steaks!" - Chris M.

Can't wait for grilling season

"Nick & Nancy are the real deal! Highest quality meats, gourmet grocery products and the old fashioned butcher skills and incredible customer service you just don't find much anymore. So lucky to have these folks around! We can't wait for summer grilling season to arrive.... yum..." - Nancy D..

Enjoy 2 filets mignons and chocolate-covered strawberries for just $31.99

Stop by today and bring home the area's freshest meats.

75 Main St. in Manasquan, NJ